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A Cow With A Story To Tell

Advantages: Different, amusing, valid points made about much of society
Disadvantages: Daft humour and situation comedy that you will either like or not; quite short

Im not normally one to indulge the egos of Hollywood types who decide to try to branch out into literature - and I certainly will never give a Gwyneth Paltrow anything resembling a cursory glance unless someone is generosity insisting that I throw it on ...

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Review of Holy Cow - David Duchovny

The Truth is Out There...

Advantages: Unusual concept, celebrity author
Disadvantages: Not very funny

Okay, it's confession time. I'll admit that I read this book purely to give me an opportunity to enter this month's 'Ciao lottery' - with 'Holy Cow' being the only item amongst this month's selection that caught my eye. After all, a story written from the ...

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Review of Holy Cow - David Duchovny

Udderly fantastic!

Advantages: Hilarious, could not put it down
Disadvantages: It ended

I came across this book whilst browsing the latest epubs on a site I regularly use to keep me ereader filled. I was immediately intrigued, as having been an X-files fan as a child, and having had a bit of a crush on David Duchovny as a youngster, I was s ...

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Review of Holy Cow - David Duchovny

Johnny Depp Paid My Council Tax Bill

Advantages: very funny
Disadvantages: swearing, general unladylikeness

Its common knowledge that Im a big fan of graphic art, and theres not many people Im more jealous of than Lucy Sweetand I dont mind admitting it. Not only is she a talented artist, shes also hilarious, friendly, and, most importantly, modest. Her c ...

pesky33 29.06.2004 Read full review
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Review of Unskinny (Tune in, Sign on, Pig Out) - Lucy Sweet

Randy Brand's Boring Booky Wook 2

Advantages: Has the distinctive 'voice' of Russell Brand narrating events
Disadvantages: Dull, tedious to read due to the writing style, not enough of interest

...I'm not a big reader of autobiographies in general but do have a certain interest in Russell Brand and his own distinctive style of humour. When my husband bought a copy of Russel Brand's Booky Wook 2 home from the library, I started to flick through it a ...

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Review of My Booky Wook 2 - Russell Brand